The Blade of Shuriken. Story by Reggie Byers. Art and cover by Reggie Byers and Robert Durham. Eternity takes over the publishing of Reggie Byers pioneering English-language manga comic featuring Martial-arts expert Kyoko Shidara. This series is modeled after shonen, or action-oriented boy’s manga, while the original Shuriken series was based on shojo (girls) manga. Having abandoned her corrupt former employers, Kyoko Shidara, aka Shuriken, goes into business for herself as a bodyguard.